Now Hiring! TBI Criminal History Examiner

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: CRIMINAL HISTORY EXAMINER 3 TENNESSEE INSTANT CHECK SYSTEM (TICS) UNIT TBI HEADQUARTERS JOB DUTIES Responsible for the examination of dispositions, diversions, fingerprint submissions, and/or expungement orders to verify and update criminal history information. Performs background checks for local and/or state … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Criminal History Examiner

Caregiver Arrested, Accused of Stealing Medicine from Patient in Her Care

NASHVILLE – Special Agents in the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have obtained an indictment for a Tullahoma woman accused of stealing prescription medication from a patient in her care. After receiving information from the Tennessee Department of Human Services Adult Protective Services Unit, Agents began investigating LaShawnda Ann Taylor on April … Continue reading Caregiver Arrested, Accused of Stealing Medicine from Patient in Her Care

Crossville Man Arrested, Charged in Early Morning Shooting Death

CROSSVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Crossville Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a man in connection to the shooting death of a woman in his home early Saturday morning. At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Agents joined … Continue reading Crossville Man Arrested, Charged in Early Morning Shooting Death

Former VFD Treasurer Arrested in TBI Theft Case

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of an Ashland City man accused of stealing from the Henrietta Volunteer Fire Department. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, on May 27, 2015, TBI Special Agents began investigating Jon Micheal Pace following … Continue reading Former VFD Treasurer Arrested in TBI Theft Case

Inmate Charged, Accused in TBI Murder-for-Hire Investigation

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged an inmate in the custody of the Giles County Sheriff’s Department in connection to an ongoing murder-for-hire plot. On Tuesday, at the request of 22nd District Attorney General Brent Cooper, TBI Agents began investigating David Ray Taylor (DOB 5-18-67). During the … Continue reading Inmate Charged, Accused in TBI Murder-for-Hire Investigation

TBI Agents Investigating Henderson County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATED: 1:00 PM CST, January 11, 2017 At the request of 26th District Attorney General Jerry Woodall, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred late Tuesday night in Henderson County. Preliminary information indicates two deputies from the Henderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a home located at 50 Tumbleweed Drive in … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Henderson County Officer-Involved Shooting

New Billboards Launch in TBI’s Ongoing Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign

NASHVILLE – Beginning today, drivers on major roads across the state of Tennessee will see a set of new billboards as part of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s efforts to address the issue of human trafficking. The billboards, part of the agency’s ongoing ‘IT Has To Stop’ campaign, are designed to encourage people to visit … Continue reading New Billboards Launch in TBI’s Ongoing Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign

TBI Agents Investigating Franklin County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting this afternoon in Franklin County. Preliminary information indicates the incident began shortly before 2 o'clock this afternoon, when authorities received, via 911, a troubling call from an individual, identified as Randy Wayne Cole … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Franklin County Officer-Involved Shooting

Murfreesboro Man Arrested, Charged in Connection to Bedford County Homicide

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside investigators from the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office, have arrested and charged a Murfreesboro man in connection to a homicide earlier this month in the Shelbyville area. At the request of 17th District Attorney General Rob Carter, TBI Agents joined authorities in Bedford County … Continue reading Murfreesboro Man Arrested, Charged in Connection to Bedford County Homicide

Nurse Indicted, Charged in TBI Medicaid Fraud Investigation

NASHVILLE – Special Agents in the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have obtained an indictment for a nurse accused of falsifying records, resulting in fraudulent claims to TennCare. After receiving information from the Tennessee Department of Health, Agents began investigating Brenda Shields (DOB 4-4-70) on March 14th. During the course of the … Continue reading Nurse Indicted, Charged in TBI Medicaid Fraud Investigation